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Pfizer offers Rs.6.8 bn to raise stake in Indian arm
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Global pharmaceutical major Pfizer Monday said it will make an offer to acquire a further 33.77 percent in its Indian subsidiary Pfizer Ltd for Rs.6.8 billion. The acquisition will raise its stake to 75 percent.

Monday, April 13, 2009 10:25:49 AM

Markets start week in the green
Mumbai, April 13 (IANS) Indian equities markets opened higher Monday, with a key index trading about 1.27 percent above its last closing figure.

Monday, April 13, 2009 10:20:42 AM

11 killed in Maoist attack at Orissa aluminium mine
Bhubaneswar, April 13 (IANS) At least seven security personnel and four Maoist rebels were killed in a gun battle at a mine owned by the National Aluminium Company Ltd (NALCO) in Orissa's Koraput district, police said Monday.

Monday, April 13, 2009 9:28:23 AM

Soon, customer relations officials will greet Delhi Metro users
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Keeping in mind the large number of foreigner tourists expected during the Commonwealth Games 2010, Delhi Metro is training over 200 personnel in customer relations to help commuters.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 4:43:19 PM

Mukherjee supports Nayachar chemical hub
Kolkata, April 12 (IANS) In a statement that may not exactly be music to the ears of the Trinamoool Congress, its alliance partner Congress' senior leader Pranab Mukherjee has supported the proposed chemical hub project at West Bengal's Nayachar island.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 4:33:16 PM

Satyam's new owner likely to be known Monday
Bangalore, April 12 (IANS) India's fourth largest software exporter Satyam Computer will get a new buyer Monday, a little over three months after its founder B. Ramalinga Raju shocked India Inc by admitting massive financial fraud of Rs.7,800 crore (Rs.78 billion).

Sunday, April 12, 2009 4:12:58 PM

100 percent foreign fund in tourism infrastructure urged
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) With merely 18 months left for the 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games, India needs to allow 100 percent foreign investment in tourism infrastructure projects to boost tourism, says an industry lobby.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 1:36:17 PM

Britain's footwear major Pavers in expansion mode in India
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) Britain-based leather footwear major Pavers England, which entered the Indian market last year, is planning to set up a manufacturing facility in the country, besides tying up with retail chains as part its expansion strategy.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 12:27:28 PM

Elections as fiscal stimulus to pump-prime economy (Comment)
In these times of financial gloom, the process of elections in the world's largest democracy is bringing with it some sort of silver lining for the economy as large sums of money are being spent by political parties and candidates to ensure victory at the hustings.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 12:22:26 PM

Slowdown takes the steam out of Indian luxury trains
New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) The spectre of slowdown, pay cuts and pink slips has forced the steam out of luxury trains in India, forcing many of them to cool their wheels at railway yards instead of being on the tracks over which they once chugged along majestically.

Sunday, April 12, 2009 12:08:36 PM

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